Ralph Atwell, 70, of Hiddenite, passed away April 15, 2018 at his residence.
He was born August 1, 1947, in McDowell County, West Virginia, son of the late Isaac Atwell and Mamie Gross Atwell. He was a grocery stocker at Harris Teeter. He was also of the Pentecostal faith.
He is survived by his wife, Teresa Ellen Mitchell Atwell of the home; a son, Eric Atwell of Statesville; a daughter, Melissa McCoy of Iaeger, West Virginia; two brothers, Ora Atwell of Berwind, Virginia, and Noah Atwell of Cleveland; and a sister, Rosa Lee Stacy of Oceana, West Virginia.
A celebration of life and service of remembrance will be held at 1:00 p.m., April 21, 2018 at Welcome Inn, on Elam Ave., in Statesville. Pastor Ray Kiser will officiate.
Condolences may be e-mailed to the Atwell Family by visiting our wesite at www.chapmanfuneralhome.com.